Iraqi Responses to P5+1 Talks Reveal Frustrations

May 25, 2012 - Stephen Wicken

This week, negotiators from the United States, Britain, Russia, China, France, and Germany gathered in Baghdad to continue discussions with Iranian negotiators over Iran’s nuclear program.

Iraq’s Post-Withdrawal Crisis, Update 23

May 25, 2012 - Ramzy Mardini

Efforts To Remove Maliki Intensify, MP Withdraws From Maliki’s Coalition, Sadr Turns Heads

ISW in Brief: The NATO Chicago Summit

May 24, 2012 - John James Loomis

As expected, issues relating to the war in Afghanistan were front and center during the NATO Chicago Summit, which concluded Monday evening.

Iranian Influence in the Levant, Egypt, Iraq, and Afghanistan

May 23, 2012 - Marisa Cochrane Sullivan

This report is a product of the American Enterprise Institute and the Institute for the Study of War. It expands and builds on the 2008 report on Iranian influence.

After the Chicago NATO Summit, More Questions Than Answers?

May 22, 2012 - Institute for the Study of War

Last weekend in Chicago, NATO leaders reached a landmark agreement to put the Western alliance on an "irreversible" path out of the decade-long war in Afghanistan and re-affirmed their commitment to withdraw combat forces by the end of 2014.

U.S. and Afghan Presidents Reaffirm Partnership at Chicago Summit

May 20, 2012 - Institute for the Study of War

U.S. President Barack Obama met with Afghan President Hamid Karzai on Sunday to discuss the role of international forces in Afghanistan over the next two years.

NATO Chicago Summit (Day One)

May 20, 2012 - Institute for the Study of War

As expected, issues relating to the war in Afghanistan are front and center on the first day of the NATO Chicago Summit.

ISW in Brief: Interpol and Maliki Escalate Iraq's Political Crisis

May 15, 2012 - Stephen Wicken

At the request of the Iraqi authorities, Interpol on Tuesday issued a Red Notice for Iraqi Vice President Tariq Al-Hashemi “on suspicion of guiding and financing terrorist attacks” in Iraq.

The Dadullah Front And The Assassination of Arsala Rahmani

May 14, 2012 - Jeffrey Dressler

On Sunday, gunmen assassinated Maulvi Arsala Rahmani, a top negotiator for Afghanistan’s High Peace Council (HPC) in Kabul.

Iraq’s Post-Withdrawal Crisis, Update 21

May 11, 2012 - Stephen Wicken

Iraq’s Post-Withdrawal Crisis, Update 21 May 4, 2012-May 11, 2012